It’s the most talked about swim course in Asia, and you’ll soon see why! Held in the clear blue waters of the South China Sea, you’ll set off from the picturesque beach of Nirwana Gardens. It’s a beautiful enclosed bay with little current, great visibility and minimal swell. You may even see Nemo! Water temperature is a balmy 29 C.
New for 2018 – three wave starts for Men’s Olympic Distance race!
To give you a little more space and comfort, the men’s field will start in three waves according to ability and fun factor!
Wave 1: Men’s Qualifier Wave
Athletes that have recently (in the last 2 years) completed an Olympic Distance Triathlon in under 2 hrs 30 qualify for this wave. It’s for those who want a high octane competitive race at the pointy end of the field.
Wave 2: Men’s Competitive Wave
If you’re a solid athlete with some experience this wave is for you! Our recommendation is that athletes who aim for a time under 3 hours start in this wave.
Wave 3: Men’s Friendly Wave
Happy to take your time, swim freely and enjoy the experience? This wave has your name on it!
Women & Teams
All women and teams will start together in a separate wave from the men